Monthly Archives: March 2015
For years, gimmicks and hype have dominated fitness innovation. While others have been chasing fads, Cybex has remained the industry's most research-driven manufacturer. Dedicated to the data behind exercise science, Cybex and the Cybex Institute continue to set the gold standard in today’s fitness market. While their reputation may speak for itself, the details of some of their bestContinue reading..
For businesses across the country, corporate wellness is a growing workplace priority. From boosting productivity, to reducing health care costs—to improving employee morale—there’s no question that keeping staff physically active throughout the day is a sound strategy for success. That’s why the Power Plate® my7 FitStop™ is this month’s featured product from Gym Source. The my7Continue reading..
The year is 1961. Cold War tensions between the U.S. and Soviet Union run high. Both countries are locked in a heated Space Race for technological and ideological supremacy. Then, a staggering development occurs: A Russian cosmonaut sets an unmatched record of 420 days in space—more than 3 times the 120-day record previously achieved by the Americans. The secret to Russian success? VibrationContinue reading..
For easy living and outdoor fun, few places match Florida’s beautiful Gulf Coast. That’s why Gym Source was thrilled to help Pelican Sound Golf & River Club, one of southwest Florida’s premier private golfing communities, outfit its new fitness center recently—giving residents even more ways to stay fit and enjoy their exclusive membership. Pelican Sound is a private communityContinue reading..
Each month, Gym Source is featuring an employee who exemplifies the passion for fitness innovation and dedication to customer service for which the company is known. Employee: Jeffrey Keller Location: Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach, FL Quotable: “I’m lucky that with a background in both exercise physiology and coaching, I can offer clients very different ideas for equipmentContinue reading..
You’ve taken a big step and installed a cardio machine in your home—a treadmill, say, or an elliptical trainer. So, what comes next? You may think your next home fitness piece should be one that works your upper body—maybe a multi-gym or a weight bench. Well, think again. It seems counter-intuitive, but after your cardio machine, a leg press is the most important machine in your homeContinue reading..
It’s 3:00 PM, and you’re stuck at your desk. There’s a conference call in an hour and a deadline right after, and you realize—again—that the gym isn’t happening. What’s an employee to do? If your office has a my7 FitStop from Power Plate, you literally shake off that midday slump in as little as 3 minutes. A natural evolution of workplace wellness, the my7 FitStop provides an easyContinue reading..
Have you read the fine-print on your health insurance policy recently? It’s worth taking a look—especially if it means saving money on fitness equipment for your home. For years, many health insurance providers have offered rebates for gym memberships and fitness classes. Now, however, more providers also offer rebates for cardio equipment expressly for residential use. The “It Fits!”Continue reading..